RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Quantum of Solace

A collection of news and information related to Quantum of Solace published by this site and its partners.

Top Quantum of Solace Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Jay Famiglietti's mission: to rescue us from our bad water habits

     Jay Famiglietti's mission: to rescue us from our bad water habits
    If there are stars among the state's water experts, Jay Famiglietti is one, with titles too long for a marquee: a UC Irvine professor of earth system science and head of the UC Center for Hydrologic Modeling, and a new member of the Santa Ana Regional...
  • Talk 'Boardwalk,' 'Hunger Games' with Jeffrey Wright on Tuesday

    Talk 'Boardwalk,' 'Hunger Games' with Jeffrey Wright on Tuesday
    Jeffrey Wright's first long-term TV stint -- playing underworld figure Dr. Valentin Narcisse on "Boardwalk Empire" -- went well enough that the celebrated actor will be returning to the show for its fifth season, though we'll be finding his character in a...
  • With ingenuity and a 3-D printer, group changes lives

    With ingenuity and a 3-D printer, group changes lives
    Mick Ebeling arrived in Sudan with little more than a toolbox, rolls of plastic and two microwave-size 3-D printers. He had endured a weeklong journey from Los Angeles, with stops in London, Johannesburg and Nairobi before reaching Juba, the capital...
  • ‘Extraordinary Adventures of Adčle Blanc-Sec’ coming to Blu-ray

     
    Luc Besson's 2010 film adaptation of “The Extraordinary Adventures of Adčle Blanc-Sec” is finally crossing the pond. The French film, […]...
  • ‘Adčle Blanc-Sec’ Blu-ray: Watch an exclusive clip from the film

     
    “The Extraordinary Adventures of Adčle Blanc-Sec” arrives on Blu-ray and DVD this week, bringing Jacques Tardi's intrepid heroine to American […]...
  • Behind the wheel in Bond film 'Skyfall'

    Behind the wheel in Bond film 'Skyfall'
    For seven years, he was the most famous driver you never saw. And with the next James Bond film 'Skyfall' opening this week, you still won't see him in action. But he's there. Known alternately as the Stig from BBC's "Top Gear," a stunt driver in such...
  • Classically Trained: Man with the golden baton leads Bond concerts

    As patrons sipped their chilled martinis — shaken, not stirred — fortunes of funny money were won and lost. Red or black, odd or even, all was good fun at the roulette tables set up Thursday night for the Pacific Symphony's "The Music of...
  • Violence, James Violence? Bond films more forceful

    Violence, James Violence? Bond films more forceful
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The fictional James Bond always had a license to kill, but new research suggests the suave spy's movies got more violent through the years. "In fact, they got quite a bit more violent over time," said Dr. Robert Hancox, the...
  • 'Seven Psychopaths'

    One psychopath usually is enough for any movie, and it's actually a budding screenplay within the film that inspires the title of this offbeat action-comedy. Along with two friends (Sam Rockwell, Christopher Walken), the aspiring writer (Colin Farrell)...
  • 'Chicken with Plums' review: Ready to be overrated?

    'Chicken with Plums' review: Ready to be overrated?
    *1/2 (out of four) A few years ago, an adaptation of co-writer/co-director Marjane Satrapi’s graphic novel “Persepolis”—a visually creative but simplistic, episodic take on personal and political struggles—received far...
  • 'Bond 50'

    'Bond 50'
    If you're a James Bond devotee, you may want to put your life on hold for a month or so. That's about the amount of time it will take to get through this boxed set that commemorates the 50th anniversary of the spy movie franchise by gathering all 22 of...